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“kincaid park”(157 reviews)
“coastal trail”(168 reviews)
Popular biking trail along the coast.
entrance at W 2nd Ave, Anchorage, AK
+1 907-279-5293
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The coastal trail offers both visitors and residents exercise with a view! I always recommend this experience with everyone I meet. I enjoy riding my bike along the entire trail which starts in downtown Anchorage and ends in west Anchorage at Kincaid Park. The view...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ValerieRrealtor
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Great trail!! Great views and you get all parts of scenery. Urban, trail,Part and plenty to see. Part of the trail was closed but they have signs up to guide you through the neighborhood that were easy to follow. I wish more people would clean...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank thejumpseatp
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

As a local we love coming to this trail because there are so many beautiful views and a lil park/ work out area. We fo8nd a little cafe by the lagoon

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank emilia_lechuga
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Nice bike and walk trail along Cook Inlet from downtown Anchorage to Kincaid Park. I rented a bike downtown and enjoyed the ride along Cook Inlet – very scenic with nice views to the mountains across the inlet. Through Earthquake Park and then uphill to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Whistledown
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This is a great way to see some of Anchorage you may miss. It is a long trail that you can get on and off of in many places. We started at the end of the runway (earthquake park) and walk all the way downtown....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank akqueen
Reviewed November 5, 2018

We were able to access the trail from our nearby B & B. We enjoyed a lovely walk on an easy trail. Our dog really loved seeing other dogs and folks wanting to pet him. The trail is paved and well maintained. The section we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tiki L
Reviewed October 31, 2018

I ran along this trail as part of the Anchorage Half Marathon. If you can go the length of the trail, you will be treated to a variety of views, from mud flats to tree covered ponds. Just beware the wildlife and go with friends...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 494amys
Reviewed October 28, 2018

We'd read some great reviews of the coastal trail and decided to do it on bikes. We rented bikes from Pablo's bicycle rental which is at the start of the trail and so was very convenient. Its a great trail to see the coast, going...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank James W
Reviewed October 7, 2018

A popular paved trail along the water and train tracks. During the busy times you have to dodge fast bicycles. Be sure to stay off the beach, there is muddy quicksand and people have died when the tide comes rushing back in.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank happyhiker10
Reviewed October 5, 2018

You can rent a bike plus gear in downtown Juneau. One shop on 4th is open during the off season. You don't have to be an expert bicyclist to enjoy the trail. Very scenic.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Peter P
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April 14, 2018|
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Response from work-to-travelMI | Reviewed this property |
I saw a moose in the early evening on the more remote portion of the trail past the airport. I saw no whales but I was on bicycle and did not spend extended time sitting along the shore line.
May 26, 2017|
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Response from dawnbI3528NK | Reviewed this property |
There are multiple access points - the trail runs along the downtown waterfront all the way to Ted Steven airport! Looks like the best access point for you in downtown will be West 5th Avenue from your hotel. Just walk... More
May 20, 2017|
Response from Edge038 | Reviewed this property |
When you exit the Capt Cook Hotel onto W. 5th Ave, turn right (Westerly) and walk 2 1/2 blocks to Elderberry Park and you'll see the signs to get to the "Coastal Trail". BTW, before you get to the park, there are usually... More